Promise Tracker

Digitalising the Economy (iv): Cryptography key for Cyber Security

Budget Speech para. 392: "While moving fast on facilitating a digital economy, cyber security should be strengthened. As such, ICTA will implement the cryptography key for ensuring data integrity nationally by using Blockchain technology which would bring about greater security and convenience for persons to carry out transactions. We also will collaborate with our international partners to ensure prevention of cybercrimes and security of data and information." Allocation of Rs. 15 Bn for all Digitalising the Economy projects (5 in total) - the individual allocations for the proposals are uncertain.
  • Allocation (Rs. Mn) :  15,000
  • Sector :  Digitalising the Economy
  • Ministry / Government Institution :  Ministry of Telecommunication and Digital Infrastructure & Information Communication Technology Agency



Insufficient information provided in the financial and physical progress reports. RTI response letter by ICTA gives some information on project progress.



Action plan and financial plan for the project are given. Insufficient information provided in the reports limits capacity to determine exact progress. RTI response of ICTA states the project is in discussion stage.

Sources of Information

  • Budget Tracker - Website RTI